Tushar

I am a freelance cricket writer for The Quint, Cricket.com, CricXtasy and Sportskeeda. My articles, which generally revolve around the Indian cricket team and the IPL, present a data-driven analysis. Cheering for the Indian cricket team and Data Analysis are my hobbies. I tweet at @mainlycricket.

NZ v AUS T20 World Cup

Batting units in focus in the T20 World Cup 2021 final

Chasing in T20 cricket, particularly in night games, is considered to be an advantage. The teams have acknowledged it, and more often than not they decide to field first...

IPL 2021 Final: CSK vs KKR Game Plan – Can CSK overcome the KKR juggernaut?

The final match of the IPL 2021 tournament between the blockbuster teams, Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders, could all be about match-ups. Here, we take a...

DC vs CSK

IPL 2021: DC vs CSK Game Plan – Can Delhi’s bowling unit stop CSK’s batting juggernaut?

The 50th match of the IPL 2021 tournament, DC vs CSK, will see two teams already in the play-offs tussling it out in what could be a prelude to the qualifier one which...

IPL 2021: KKR vs PBKS Game Plan – Can Eoin Morgan overcome the Shami and Bishnoi challenge?

The 45th match of the IPL 2021 tournament between the blockbuster teams, Kolkata Knight Riders and Punjab Kings, could all be about match-ups. Here, we take a look at a...

SRH vs RR

IPL 2021: SRH vs RR Game Plan – Can David Warner rise again?

The 40th match of the IPL 2021 tournament between the blockbuster teams, Sunrisers Hyderabad and Rajasthan Royals (SRH vs RR), could all be about match-ups. Here, we...

IPL 2021: RCB vs CSK Game Plan  – CSK’s spinner-hitters to test RCB’s spin attack at Sharjah

The 35th match of the IPL 2021 tournament between the blockbuster teams, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings, could all be about match-ups. Here, we take...

IPL 2021: Moeen Ali vs Mumbai Indians | Pic Credits: BCCI/IPL

IPL 2021: CSK vs MI Game Plan — Can MI stop the Moeen Ali show?

The 30th match of the IPL 2021 tournament between the blockbuster teams, Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians (CSK v MI), could all be about match-ups. Here, we take a...

RCB RR Royal Challengers Bangalore Rajasthan Royals IPL 2021

A reformed RCB eye their maiden IPL title with a bolstered squad

Winning five out of their seven matches, RCB had a good time in the first phase of the IPL 2021. While they were arguably lucky on a few occasions, they did perform well...

Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane haven't enjoyed great returns in Test cricket since 2020 | Individual Pics: BCCI

In defense of India’s experienced trio

Cricket is all about narratives set by the media, the fans and the commentators. And Indian cricket is full of narratives because of the involvement of a vast fanbase....

KL Rahul

ENG vs IND: KL Rahul, the back-up back-up opener, who saved India

One’s misfortune can be someone else’s fortune, and this line fits well for the Indian opener slot. An opportunity for Mayank Agarwal opened up when Shubman Gill got...